Issue – Financial Literacy

08 Mar Award-winning serial entrepreneur Janice McDonald named Startup Canada’s 2017 Ambassador for Women Entrepreneurship

March 8, 2017 | Startup Canada Startup Canada, the national rallying community and voice for Canada’s entrepreneurs, today named Janice McDonald its 2017 Ambassador for Women Entrepreneurship. McDonald is the president of The Beacon Agency and founder of This Space Works; is a TEDx speaker and...

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16 Nov Startup Canada and EDC open call for submissions to the Adam Chowaniec Memorial Fund for Global Entrepreneurship

[le français suit] November 16, 2016 | Startup Canada and Export Development Canada Startup Canada (StartupCan.ca) and Export Development Canada (EDC.ca) are calling for submissions to the Adam Chowaniec Memorial Fund for Global Entrepreneurship. The Fund invests in high-impact initiatives that advance the prospects of Canada’s globally-oriented,...

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16 Dec Startup Canada Women Entrepreneurship Fund with support from Dell Canada  invests in initiatives to open doors for women in business

New women entrepreneurship initiatives coming to Prince George, B.C., Halifax, N.S. and Toronto, O.N. in 2016 Toronto, Dec. 16, 2015 | Community organizations in Prince George, B.C. Halifax, N.S. and Toronto, O.N. have been awarded with the first-ever investment from the Startup Canada Women Entrepreneurship...

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17 Nov Startup Canada-EDC partnership establishes Adam Chowaniec Memorial Fund for Global Entrepreneurship

[le français suit] Fund advances opportunities for internationally-oriented entrepreneurs to get off the ground. OTTAWA, November 17, 2015 - Startup Canada (StartupCan.ca) and Export Development Canada (EDC.ca) today launched the Adam Chowaniec Memorial Fund for Global Entrepreneurship. The Fund invests in high-impact initiatives that advance the prospects...

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01 Oct Startup Canada’s #EveryEntrepreneur Tour will set small businesses on track for long-term sustainability and scalability

 [le français suit l"anglais] OTTAWA, October 1, 2015 | Canadian entrepreneurs and small business owners from across Canada will be flocking to Canada’s major cities this fall to find mentors, support and new opportunities to start and grow their companies at one of the seven stops...

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17 Mar Intuit Canada and Startup Canada to reduce startup failures with national financial literacy initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OTTAWA, MARCH 17, 2015 – Startup Canada and Intuit Canada aim to reduce startup failure in the country through a national, grassroots initiative to secure integration in local startup networks of high calibre tools, technology, and accredited advisors needed for financial success. “Startup success...

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27 Nov Intuit Supporting the Development of 20 New Startup Canada Communities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OTTAWA, Nov. 26, 2014 – Intuit today expanded its partnership with Startup Canada by supporting the launch and development of 20 grassroots startup communities across Canada. Through Intuit funding, Startup Canada and Intuit will work together with community leaders to ensure they possess...

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27 Nov Charlottetown, Halifax, and Toronto selected to join Startup Canada Communities network

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OTTAWA, November 26, 2014 – Startup Canada announced today three new cities will join its national infrastructure of Startup Canada Communities in 2015 to accelerate entrepreneurial growth in their areas. Charlottetown, Halifax, and Toronto will join 15 existing Startup Canada Communities in the national...

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27 Nov Leading business incubators, startup accelerators, research parks, and investors to join Startup Canada Task Force

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OTTAWA, November 26, 2014 – Startup Canada announced today it will expand the Startup Canada Task Force from six to 11 member organizations in 2015 to better sync government and entrepreneurs. The Startup Canada Task Force provides a platform for key national organizations advancing...

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27 Nov Intuit Partners with Startup Canada to Advance Entrepreneurship at Startup Day on the Hill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OTTAWA, Nov. 26, 2014 – Intuit, a worldwide leader of business and financial management solutions for small and mid-sized businesses, will join Startup Canada on Nov. 26 as a presenting partner of the second annual Startup Canada Day on the Hill to facilitate...

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